Archive for October, 2009

Crypton’s “Project if…” And New Appendix For Hatsune Miku

October 29, 2009

Following information from the Crypton blog, it seems Crypton has just started on an experimental project called “Project if…”, this concept will be different from the popular and successful CV (Character Vocal) series and hopefully something unique and special will be coming out of this.

And in the video below (right after the jump) you can hear the vocals provided by a child singer singing to the theme song of “Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea”. (more…)

Previews – Megurine Luka Nendoroid + New Character Charm Collection (Updated)

October 21, 2009

Nendoroid Megurine Luka together with Nendoroid Puchi Tako Luka

Just yesterday Mikatan updated her blog with preview images of Megurine Luka Nendoroid by Good Smile Company, which will be up for reservations today in Japan.

For more preview images as well as information about the new Character Charm Collection by Good Smile Company, just continue reading after the break~

[Update] Included pre-order links for Nendoroid Megurine Luka and Vocaloid Character Charm Collection on Hobby Search.


Hatsune Miku Will Be Coming Over To Singapore!

October 8, 2009

Yes, you heard that right. Hatsune Miku will be in next month’s Anime Festival Asia (AFA) and this will be her very first overseas appearance outside of Japan. Anime Festival Asia is an animation convention event held in Singapore celebrating all things related to Japanese animation and popular culture. (more…)

Hatsune Miku Project DIVA Arcade Edition

October 8, 2009

According to information posted on the Piapro blog back on Oct 5th, it has been revealed that the new sequel to the Vocaloid game will tentatively be called “Project DIVA Arcade”. SEGA has put up a notice as a competition inviting members of the public to submit original and unreleased Miku songs.

The length of the songs must be between 2:30-3:30 minutes and the competition will start from October 15th 2009 – October 31st 2009. Selected songs will subsequently be announced on November 16th and the music will be used for testing somewhere in January 2010. Winners will receive Hatsune Miku merchandise for their efforts as well. For more info and a video about this just continue reading after the break! (more…)